Carrier Versus Rheem Gas Furnaces

Carrier Versus Rheem Gas Furnaces. We compare the top-tier Rheem gas furnace to the top-tier Carrier gas furnace by comparing basic options and then describing these options for you. We receive tons of request for these types of comparisons and Rheem versus Carrier filtered to the top of the list for gas furnaces. I always recommend when you replace and type of HVAC equipment you get matching systems. For example, if your compressor goes bad and you need to replace the condenser I recommend you also get the indoor units with the outdoor unit. There are a few exceptions to this and it depends on the age of the equipment and your budget. In the long run getting a matching system will save you in energy cost as most manufacturers have equipment set up to give maximum efficiency for matched systems.  (more…)

Carrier Versus Rheem Heat Pumps

Carrier Versus Rheem Heat Pumps - In this comparison matrix rundown we compare the mid-grade heat pump models from Carrier to Rheem. We selected similar models with similar efficiency ranges for comparison of the technical components side by side. This is not an exhaustive list of technical components or features from one manufacturer to the next. Instead, we offer basic features and components for a side by side comparison to help you understand. Detailed explanations for these items are listed below the comparison matrix table. (more…)

Rheem Water Heater Reviews

Rheem Water Heater ReviewsRheem Water Heater Reviews - Rheem offers hot water heaters that are gas-fired, electric, tankless hot water heaters, indirect water heaters, and solar water heaters in various capacities for residential and commercial hot water heating application. Some of their hot water heaters qualify for tax incentive programs for energy efficient water heaters. Various features of selected Rheem hot water heaters are: (more…)

Rheem Condensing Units Reviews | Consumer Ratings

Rheem Condensing Units Reviews | Consumer RatingsRheem Condensing Units Reviews | Consumer Ratings. Rheem condensing units are manufactured as either heat pump condensers or air conditioner condensers up to 19.5 SEER and condensing units that utilize both R-22 and R-410A refrigerants, however, the closer we move towards the total ban on the manufacturer of R-22 manufacturers are getting away from producing R-22 units. They design condensing units that are slightly different than other manufacturers condensing units including controls and overall appearance of their condensing units. (more…)

Rheem Air Handlers Reviews | Consumer Ratings

Rheem Air Handlers Reviews | Consumer RatingsRheem Air Handlers Reviews - Rheem air handlers come in a variety of sizes for various applications including residential and light commercial and can be easily match to their air conditioners, heat pumps or as stand-alone electric furnace combinations. Their air handlers can be configured for horizontal flow, upflow, and downflow installations and Rheem manufacturers air handlers that fit in tight spaces. (more…)

Rheem RQPM Package Unit Reviews | Consumer Ratings

Rheem RQPM Package Unit Reviews | Consumer RatingsRheem RQPM Package Unit Reviews - Rheem offers the RQPM package unit heat pump up to 16 SEER and HSPF 8.5 efficiency levels. This Rheem package unit also comes with R410A refrigerant and is compliant with Energy Star efficiency requirements for energy conscious people. This heat pump unit has electric heat back up for low ambient temperatures when a back-up heat source is needed for additional heating. (more…)

Rheem Gas Furnace Reviews | Consumer Ratings

Rheem Gas Furnace Reviews | Consumer RatingsRheem Gas Furnace Reviews - Rheem has 20 plus gas furnaces in the Rheem line-up ranging in efficiency ratings from 80% AFUE to 96% AFUE in Rheems 90+ gas furnaces. Rheem uses the Prestige Series name to describe their premium gas furnaces, the Value-Line Series to describe their mid-range efficiency model gas furnaces, and the Classic Series to describe their economy model gas furnaces. Some of Rheem’s gas furnaces come with limited lifetime warranties while others come with 20-year limited warranties. (more…)

Rheem RGTK Series 90 Plus Gas Furnace Reviews

Rheem RGTK Series 90 Plus Gas Furnace ReviewsRheem RGTK Series 90 Plus Gas Furnace Reviews - Rheem has several gas furnaces in their line-up so we simply picked the RGTK gas furnace at random to review. We will get to others in the near future for review. The Rheem RGTK gas furnace is rated for 90% AFUE which puts it in the mid-range for efficiency levels in comparable gas furnaces. The RGTK has two firing rates. At low-fire it is 70% and at high-fire it is 100%. When used in conjunction with a two-stage thermostat the low-fire will offer you heat on mild days saving the high-fire for the coldest days. (more…)

Rheem Heat Pump Reviews – Consumer Ratings

Rheem Heat Pump Reviews - Consumer RatingsRheem Heat Pump Reviews - Consumer Ratings - Rheem is not clear about efficiency ratings for the Rheem heat pumps in their product line-up. They publish that they offer heat pumps up to 20 SEER and 13 HSPF rating which is how heat pumps are rated for efficiency purposes. They are a member of AHRI so whatever efficiency ratings they list are certified by AHRI. Rheem heat pumps for selected heat pump models come with rich features.